A Paracas elongated skull and an artist’s impression based on a digital reconstruction.

New DNA Testing on 2,000-Year-Old Elongated Paracas Skulls Changes Known History

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LA Marzulli holding up a replica of one of the Paracas skulls that was tested

LA Marzulli holding up a replica of one of the Paracas skulls that was tested

Surprising Results

From the samples, only the mitochondrial DNA (DNA from the mother’s side) could be extracted. Out of four hair samples, one of them couldn’t be sequences. The remaining three hair samples all showed a Haplogroup (genetic population group) of H2A, which is found most frequently in Eastern Europe, and at a low frequency in Western Europe. The bone powder from the most elongated skull tested came back as T2B, which originates in Mesopotamia and what is now Syria, essentially the heart of the fertile crescent. “It rewrites history as we know it,” said Marzulli.

“If these results hold,” writes Brien Foerster on his website Hidden Inca Tours , “the history of the migration of people to the Americas is far more complex than we have been told previously.”

If these results are confirmed through further tests, it means that peoples from Europe and the Middle East migrated to the Americas long before it is conventionally believed.

Marzulli said that mainstream academics will probably attack these results by pointing to the fact that he is not a scientist, but he urges any skeptic to replicate the study. “Attack the evidence folks. Go down and get your own samples, pay for a DNA lab and then come back to me with your science… do some science like we’ve done,” he said. The full lab reports of the DNA tests are available in LA Marzulli’s book Nephilim Hybrids .

The results are also consistent with the fact that many of the Paracas skulls still contain traces of red hair, a color that is not natively found in South America, but originates in the Middle East and Europe.

“No academics as far as we can tell can explain why some of the skulls that still have hair are red or even blonde,” writes Brien Foerster, “the idea that this is from time or bleaching has NOW been disproven by 2 hair experts. For the ancient Paracas people, at least, they had blonde to reddish hair that is 30% thinner than NATIVE American hair. It is GENETIC!”

A Paracas skull with its red hair. Credit: Brien Foerster

A Paracas skull with its red hair. Credit: Brien Foerster

Extra-terrestrial Hypothesis

Due to the unusual shape and features of the Paracas skulls, there has long been speculation that they are extra-terrestrial in origin, and many have hoped that DNA testing would prove that to be the case.

“As regards an “alien” component or ancestry to the skulls, we may never know,” writes Brien Foerster. “The DNA testing programs can only compare sample DNA with those that are known, and those are held in a huge database called Gentech in the US. Further testing with cooperation from Peruvian archaeologists and the Ministry of Culture are now ongoing.”

Nevertheless, LA Marzulli explained that the DNA results fit perfectly with the hypothesis he has held since before any testing was undertaken. That is that the Paracas people are the Nephilim. The Nephilim, according to ancient Biblical texts, are the offspring of the Fallen Angels and the women of earth, resulting in a hybrid entity, and they said to be based in the area of the Levant, the same place that the Paracas DNA traces to.

Whether or not this hypothesis is correct, the results of the DNA tests are dramatic and history changing and further testing may help to unravel the complex history of the Paracas people.

Next Steps

LA Marzulli and colleagues have plans for further testing and are currently working with Peruvian and American archaeologists. They have verbal permission from the head archaeologist of a Peruvian Museum to take more samples. These will then be presented to the Ministry of Culture for final consent before the samples are taking to US labs for testing. This process is expected to take at least a couple of years to complete.

The full account of the investigation and DNA testing is shown in LA Marzulli’s latest video Watchers 10 , which can be ordered here .

Top image: A Paracas elongated skull and an artist’s impression based on a digital reconstruction. Credit:  Marcia Moore  / Ciamar Studio

By April Holloway


It is well-known that most cases of skull elongation are the result of cranial deformation, head flattening, or head binding, in which the skull is intentionally deformed by applying force over a long period of time.
Possibly, but where did all the extra bone come from to make up the elongation?

I don't believe it (about the origin in the middle east) because they have different bones on sculls!!! Somebody is not telling the truth! Somebody is lying.

First you say the sun is yellow and than that it's orange ...stupid will believe that the sun is orange.... despite you already said that it's yellow.

I'm not a believer in any alien theories, but I wouldn't just dismiss it either. I have a little hypothesis of my own, I have no evidence to back it up other than my own self-knowledge into my own mind.

Think of this. WHY would people start elongating their skulls? I mean, what would be the motivation for that? It's hard to imagine just stumbling upon this, it has to be done in infancy, to be blunt, only a very select few cultures around the world engaged in the practice.

What if, and this is a pretty big "what if," that I only ask to entertain not be taken as any type of assertion... what if these cultures had some contact with humanoid alien life with elongated skulls. What if they were viewed as powerful and wise, superior, and the cultures were looking for ways to emulate or be like them.

Imagine seeing another "human" like that flying around in a saucer or some space-ship, with advanced technology perhaps a very impressive physical frame, or not, either way also possessing deep wisdom, insights, interpersonal skills, cognitive ability and powers of observation well beyond their own culture or any culture today.

I could imagine that if we had contact with such a peoples, that we would perhaps consider modifying the brain cavity of our infants thinking that a larger brain cavity would result in a larger brain, a super-intelligent child, of our own culture and of our own tribal group that could use his gifts to bless us with similar wisdom, raise our civilization to their level of technology, give us insights only they could see but that we would assume they are keeping to themselves, seeing us as outsiders.

Again it's kind of a wild hypothesis but if you look at indigenous peoples we've come into contact with, they display similar behavior, using our air-plains as inspirations for religious symbols, forming the basis of a new religion and so on.

there are so few different species which can interbreed, but they cant reproduce between them furthermore. That is in species which belong to the same zoological family, and genre. How could interbreed between so unrelated and genetically different - as human and aliens, be possible?

In fact there ARE a lot of examples of really strange mixes of breeds that one would have thought not possible - there is an alternate theory of human origins -based on this concept too- see MacroEvolution.net for the theory & for lots of reported mixes over hundreds of years, and some photos of actual illogical mixes. If you think about how your cat will hump your foot given half a chance, and a dog will 'have a go' at almost ANYTHING, you begin to understand just how MIXING OF GENETIC INFO COULD HAPPEN occasionally & in spite of genetic material that is not supposed to be compatible......Freaky things happen.... I love exciting concepts & the more the 'experts' poo-poo the ideas the more fascinating they are !



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